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Dr Heather Harrington

Dr Heather Harrington is a Royal Society University Research Fellow in Applied Mathematics. Her research focuses on the problem of reconciling models and data by extracting information about the structure of models and the shape of data. To develop these methods, Dr Harrington integrates techniques from a variety of disciplines such as computational algebraic geometry […]

Prof. Raphael Hauser

Assoc. Prof. Hauser is a member of the Numerical Analysis and Computational Finance Groups at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, and a Tutorial Fellow in Applied Mathematics at Pembroke College, Oxford. Before joining Oxford as a University Lecturer, Hauser was a postdoc at the University of Cambridge. He received his PhD in Operations Research […]

Dr. Bernie Hogan

Bernie Hogan’s research focuses on the creation, maintenance and analysis of personal social networks, with a particular focus on the relation between online and offline networks. Hogan’s work has demonstrated the utility of visualization for network members, how the addition of new social media can complicate communication strategies, and how the uneven distribution of media […]

Prof. Chris Holmes

I am Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Oxford with a joint appointment between the Department of Statistics and the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine through the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics. I hold a Programme Leader’s award in Statistical Genomics from the Medical Research Council UK. My research interests are in statistical […]

Prof. Ian Horrocks

Ian Horrocks is a full professor in the Oxford University Department of Computer Science and a visiting professor in the Department of Informatics at the University of Oslo. His research interests include logic-based knowledge representation and reasoning and semantic technologies, with a particular focus on ontology languages and applications. He was an author of the […]

Dr. Varun Kanade

Varun Kanade is a Research Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science, Oxford University. He has been a Simons Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley and an FSMP postdoctoral fellow at ENS, Paris. He obtained his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 2012. His research interests are in machine learning and theoretical computer science. […]

Prof. M. Pawan Kumar

Assoc. Prof. M. Pawan Kumar is a principal researcher in the OVAL group, which focuses on the design and analysis of optimization algorithms for problems that arise in computer vision and machine learning. Previous research includes analysis of convex relaxations for energy minimization in discrete Markov random fields, design of randomized rounding based move-making algorithms […]

Prof. Renaud Lambiotte

Renaud Lambiotte has a PhD in physics from the Université libre de Bruxelles. After postdocs at ENS Lyon, Université de Liège, UCLouvain and Imperial College London, and a professorship in Mathematics at the University of Namur, he is currently associate professor at the Mathematical Institute of Oxford University. His main research interests are the modelling […]

Prof. Vili Lehdonvirta

Prof. Vili Lehdonvirta is an Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow, and DPhil Programme Director at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, and a Faculty Fellow of the Alan Turing Institute. His research deals with the design and socioeconomic implications of digital marketplaces and platforms, using conventional social research methods and novel data science approaches. […]

Thibaut Lienart

Thibaut is a 4th year PhD student in computational statistics co-supervised by Profs. Arnaud Doucet and Yee Whye Teh. My research interests include variational inference and particle methods applied on graphical models and in the context of distributed learning. I am affiliated with University College in Oxford. Prior to starting this PhD I took part […]